Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Security
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 104 68
Rank change year-on-year +18 -36 +30
Contract jobs citing Network Security 9 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.77% 0.71% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 4.92% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 18
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £438 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.14% +14.75% -10.29%
10th Percentile £319 £413 £192
90th Percentile £476 £566 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +10.67% +3.45% -14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £66.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £66.00 - -

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 183 244 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.64% 14.38% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 131 155
Milton Keynes median daily rate £410 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £278
90th Percentile £500 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £425 £408
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £27.24 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.37% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.92 £15.90 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £60.00 £29.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.24 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +43.37% +11.76% +5.43%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Telepresence
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) OAuth
2 1 (11.11%) OAuth2
2 1 (11.11%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) EdgeSight
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Aruba
3 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (11.11%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) Ivanti
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos